ANU FOSS Development

Course Categories: Software Engineering & Process |
FOSS Categories: Coding & Style | Culture/Intellectual Property |
Tags: Tux Paint |

Course Name: COMP8440 Free and Open Source Software Development

Institution: Australian National University

Instructor: Dr. Ramesh Sankaranarayana

Term: Spring 2016

Pre-Requisites: ?

Course Overview:

This graduate course provides an overview of the historical and modern context and operation of free and open source software (FOSS) communities and associated software projects. The practical objective of the course is to teach students how they can begin to participate in a FOSS project in order to contribute to and improve aspects of the software that they feel are wrong. Students will learn some important FOSS tools and techniques for contributing to projects and how to set up their own FOSS projects.


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